higher education

UNC, Harvard Sued for Discriminating Against Asians in Admissions

Asians are putting themselves at the frontlines of the fight to end affirmative action in college admissions.

Report: When It Comes to College Degrees, Latinos in Calif. at the Bottom

Despite big strides in educational attainment, Latinos in California still lag behind their ppers.

Dispatch From Academia: Equity in the Archives

Affirmative action changed my life plan. I fear that won’t be true for young women like me tomorrow.

Cali's High Court Stands Up for Undocumented College Students

Rejects effort to block them from in-state tuition rates.

Controversial For-Profit Schools Attack Community Colleges

After months of criticism, they’re not going down without a fight.

The College Graduation Gap Can Be Shrunk

New reports show exactly how it can happen, and which schools are already doing it.

Latinos Key to Obama's College Grad Goal, Administration Says

President touts his victories in higher ed reform while Secretary Duncan talks up Latino efforts.

Ethnic Studies is Broadening, Arizona Be Damned

The academic field’s complex growth mirrors race relations today–which is at least part of why it scares Tom Horne so much.